Next Thursday, May 24, at 7:30 p.m. opens the exhibition 'The Surrealist Cabinet' by the Argentine artist Juan Batlle Planas in Cueca, the Spanish abstract art museum.
Faena Art Center announces the opening of the exhibition En el Umbral by Roger Hiorns, winner of the Faena Prize for the Arts 2016. The artist was awarded $ 75,000 dollars for the creation of a new project in Faena Art Center Buenos Aires and on the premises of the Oceana Puerto Madero residential project on dike 2, in front of Faena Hotel Buenos Aires.
Faena Art Center presents 'En el Umbral' by Roger Hirons, winner of the 2016 Faena Prize
On the occasion of the fifty years of the first art Biennial in Medellín, and the celebrations related to the 40th anniversary of the founding of the newspaper EL MUNDO, the newspaper, with the support of the Ángel-Gómez Foundation, called a historical essay contest / critical on the subject: Art biennials and their impact on the art of Medellin and Colombia.
Call for Historical-Critical Essay. 50 years of the Art Biennial of Medellín
This Thursday, May 17 at 7:00 pm opens In Own Defense, the solo exhibition of the artist Enrique Ježik curated by María Teresa Constantin at the Osde Foundation, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires.
En defensa propia' by Enrique Ježik at Fundación Osde
Next Tuesday, May 22, at 7:00 pm, the Hilario III Experience will be presented at the new Arts, Letters & Crafts Auction organized by Don Hilario in the City of Buenos Aires.
New edition of the 'Hilario III Experience' auction in Buenos Aires
More than four hundred works exhibited in the two venues give an account of the wide production of Argentine art in the last century.
The exhibition 'Argentine Art: 100 years in the Castagnino Collection + macro' was inaugurated
La Austral, S.A. de C.V. is a socially engaged offsite project by Pablo Helguera that transforms El Museo de Los Sures into a “storytelling dispensary,” a place where visitors can hear a range of live stories performed by a facilitator.
Pablo Helguera: La Austral, S.A. de C.V.
On Friday, May 18, at 7:30 p.m., the Juan March Foundation continues the Conversations season at the Foundation; the journalist Antonio San José will talk with the Spanish photographer Chema Madoz.
Chema Madoz in converation with journalist Antonio San José at Fundación Juan March
"I'm looking for innovation, a new language" comments Catalina Casas, director of the Colombian gallery Casas Riegner in an interview with Arte Basel to its new project Meet the Gallerists”
Meet the gallerists: Art Basel interview with Catalina Casas
Pancha, the Colorful Bird and the Shining is the first solo exhibition by Mexican artist Jorge Satorre (Mexico City, 1979) at REDAC, in the United States. The commissioned installation by Satorre consists of a series of sculptures and drawings that collectively portray alternative and subjective historic narratives, developed by the artist in contrast to standard, institutional versions of events and hegemonic discourse.
Jorge Satorre: Pancha, the Colorful Bird and the Shining Snake
Flora invites to participate in the workshop ‘El lugar de lo intangible en el arte’ by Lucas Ospina and Bernardo Ortiz.
Flora presents the workshop ‘El lugar de lo intangible en el arte’
Artists Coco Fusco, Gean Moreno and journalist Arlena Amaro, were deported.
Artists who went to # 00Bienal were arrested in Havana and deported
Aceros al Infinito is the international traveling exhibition of the Colombian sculptor Santiago Medina that will be installed in Medellín and Bogotá this month. From April 12, CES University will host the first stop of the international exhibition of monumental stainless steel sculptures which will then travel to New York, Miami, Los Angeles and London.
Multisensory exhibition of steel works arrives for the first time to Colombia
In the year dedicated to Afro-Atlantic histories Museu de Arte de de São Paulo presents the exhibition Daily Life, Painting and Resistance By Maria Auxiliadora (1935–1974).
Maria Auxiliadora: Daily Life, Painting and Resistance at MASP
Signo 36 is a concept of publication that germinates in the dark caused by that lost number of the magazine Signs that edited and directed, between 1969 and 1985, the Cuban poet, artist, publisher and folklorist Samuel Feijóo. Signs 36 is a project by Ernesto Oroza. Volume # 00 was edited by Ernesto Oroza and Clara Astiasarán.
Signo 36 is presented at the Biennial of Havana with his Volume #00
arteBA Foundation announced at the MALBA the launch of the 27th edition of arteBA, with new proposals from curators and sections such as Stage, arteBA Children and Zoom.
arteBA announced the launch of its 27th edition
Irene Kopelman announces her solo show at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in Roterdam, Netherlands. The exhibition brings together pieces from different projects: large scale paintings, drawin, watercolors ans sculptures; created between 1012 and 1016.
Irene Kopelman’solo exhibition at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art
In response to the curatorial proposal for the Venice Architecture Biennale 2018, whose theme for this edition is FREESPACE, Brazil’s official participation in Venice has been named Walls of Air.
Walls of Air: Brazil Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale
Juan Cruz Pedroni write about ‘El cuerpo de una Colección’, the new permanent exhibition by Fundacion Klemm, curated by Federico Baeza and Guadalupe Chirotarrab.
Klemm Fundation: El cuerpo de una colección.
Curated by Jane de Almeida, the exhibition showcases artworks of ten artists as a starting point for an investigation process on the subject of organizational systems off the RADAR, understood in a broad sense.
Off the Radar at Visual Arts Gallery University of California
This exhibition, curated by María Inés Rodríguez and co-organised with the CAPC musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux and the KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, presents a selection of works which number around 150 and capture the sixty odd years of the artist’s career.
Beatriz González at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
Two years after their iconic Bésame Mucho installation at Coachella, R & R Studios returns to Coachella Music and Arts Festival, Indio, Caflifornia, with 40 feet tall Supernova to continue their artistic journey, creating “imaginary solutions” for a better world.
Supernova by Roberto Behar & Rosario Marquardt at Coachella Music & Arts Festival 2018
Faena Art is pleased to announce Tamar Guimarães and Kasper Akhøj (Guimarães b. 1967, Belo Horizonte, Brazil; and Akhøj b. 1976, Copenhagen, Denmark) as the winners of the 2018 Faena Prize for the Arts. Special mention awards were given to Vivian Caccuri (Brazil) and Ishmael Randall Weeks (Peru).
Announcing 2018 Faena Prize for the Arts winners and special mentions
How to Biennale! invites participation from anyone engaged in organising art events to join an open forum of ideas at Tate Exchange (Tate Modern). On May 9, 2018, 12pm
How to Biennale! An Exchange of ideas at Tate Modern
The 2018 Y.ES Grant for Art Writers is officially open. This year, Y.ES Contemporary and Arte Al Día partner to promote critical writing about contemporary art from and in El Salvador and invite all interested writers from around the globe to apply.
Calling for Y.ES Grant for art writers in partnership with Arte al Día
Jesús Fuenmayor, the curator of the XIV edition of the Biennial of Cuenca, selected thirteen national artists whose workshops he visited in Cuenca, Guayaquil and Quito, which add to the forty international artists invited directly by the curator.
Cuenca Biennial presents the invited artists of the XIV edition
Artistic director Cecilia Alemani shares highlights of ‘Hopscotch’, her citywide exhibition, part of the 2018 Art Basel Cities Week in Buenos Aires
Art Basel Cities 2018: An artistic journey through Buenos Aires
Alexander and Bonin announces the opening of a solo exhibition of Eugenio Dittborn’s eight most recent Airmail Paintings on Saturday, May 5, 2018.
Eugenio Dittborn solo exhibition at Alexander and Bonin
Van Riel gallery presents 'Smoke on Vanguards' the next solo exhibition by the Argentine artist Pablo Lapadula, a set of paintings and drawings made by capturing on paper smoke from a domesticated candle.
Van Riel Gallery presents 'Smoke over Vanguards' by Pablo Lapadula
On Saturday, May 5, the first Gallery Day of the year arrives, with the support of the City Government. The circuit that begins the cycle 2018 includes the neighborhoods of Palermo and Villa Crespo and will have the participation of 21 galleries, workshops and art spaces will open their doors from 3 pm to 7 pm so you can visit them and live a different afternoon.
First Gallery Day of the year is coming
The Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami hosts a presentation of paintings by Francis Alÿs based on three important multipanel works in the museum’s permanent collection.
Francis Alys at The Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami
The Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester (MAG) is pleased to announce NOSFERATU (The Undead), a film installation by New York-based artist Javier Téllez that focuses on cinema and mental illness.
Javier Téllez's Nosferatu (The Undead) presented by the Memorial Art Gallery
Distant relatives of Frida Kahlo have won a temporary injunction that stops sales of a Barbie doll depicting the late Mexican artist.
Mexican court blocks sales of Frida Kahlo Barbie doll
Museum of Art, Architecture & Technology (MAAT) presents Eco-Visionaries: Art and Architecture after the Anthropocene, a project centred on current practices that propose critical and creative visions vis-à-vis the environmental transformations that are disturbing our planet.
MATT presents Eco-visionaries: Art and Architecture after the Anthropocene
Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Cuban Legacy Gallery at the Freedom Tower will present Cuban Streams: 1855 – 1965, a multi-media installation by the Miami artist César Trasobares. The installation features captivating and immersive video projections that highlight historical photographs of the island nation from the collection of Ramiro A. Fernández. Cuban Streams will inaugurate the newly renovated Cuban Legacy Gallery at the Freedom Tower from May 19, 2018 to May 19, 2019.
MDC’s Cuban Legacy Gallery at the Freedom Tower Presents Cuban Streams: 1885 – 1965, An Installation by César Trasobares
SOMA opens the call for its Educational Program 2018-2020 aimed at young artists interested in interacting with their peers to discuss and reflect horizontally on different aspects of art production.
Open call: SOMA 2018-2020 Educational Program
It is a simple gesture to locate Ensayos de apertura, the exhibition by Luciana Lamothe (1975) in the coordinates of a return to order that critics have even come to celebrate.
Luciana Lamothe: Ensayos de abertura
The curator and former artistic director of Daros Latinamerican Collection launches personal blog devoted to reflection on contemporary Latin American art.
A Latin American Art Serial, the Hans-Michael Herzog's new personal blog
ArtCenter/South Florida announced that it has created The Ellies, a new $500,000 grant program that will celebrate contributions to contemporary art and strive to elevate the careers of Miami-based artists.
ArtCenter/South Florida Launches The Ellies, Miami's Visual Art Awards
Prior to its opening in the MMAP, William Cordoba with Leslie Hewitt, and curator Maria Elena Ortiz will sit down and chat about the various intersecting narratives cordova’s work is informed by from architecture, to cinema, literature, and music.
now’s the time: william cordova and Leslie Hewitt talk at PAMM
The retrospective exhibition of an artist who traversed historical conceptualism sometimes leaves the image of a collection of muted sites, a repertoire of vacant places.
David Lamelas: Con vida Propia
The exhibition Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985 curated by Cecilia Fajardo Hill and Andrea Guinta with Marcela Guerrero, former curatorial fellow, Hammer Museum, will open tomorrow, April 13th, at Brooklyn Museum, NY.
‘Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985’ at Brooklyn Museum
IlluminArts and de la Cruz Collection presents “A Female Force,” a program inspired by the work of celebrated Cuban-American artist Ana Mendieta at the de la Cruz Collection on Thursday, April 26, 2018.